Anil Kapoor is set to join the Fox series â€ś24â€ť for season eight of the hit show. See video, pictures and Anil Kapoorâ€™s biography here.
Bollywood icon Anil Kapoor is set to join the cast of Foxâ€™s â€ś24â€ť as a series regular for the shows upcoming eighth season. Comingsoon.net reports that he will play a Middle Eastern leader who comes to the U.S. on a peacemaking mission. The â€ś24â€ť Season Seven finale will air on FOX as a special two-hour television event Monday, May 18 (8:00-10:00 PM ET/PT).
Anil Kapoor was born December 24, 1959 in a chawl in Tilak Nagar, Mumbai, India, to film producers Surinder Kapoor and Nirmal Kapoor.
He attended Our Lady of Perpetual Succour High School, Chembur.
His older brother, Boney Kapoor, is a producer and his younger brother, Sanjay Kapoor, is also an established actor.
He was wed in 1984 to, Sunita Kapoor, and has two daughters and one son.
Kapoor received his first Filmfare Best Actor Award in 1988 for his roll in N. Chandraâ€™s Tezaab, and then again in 1992 for Indra Kumarâ€™s â€śBeta.â€ť
The international actor established himself as a Bollywood icon, winning an Academy Award for Slumdog Millionaire in 2008.
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